Arena Thursday 14 November 2013

coming up on Friday's show....a special on "Fermata: Writings Inspired by Music", a new anthology which explores the connection between music and the written word...Fairytale of New York, Hofstetter's Serenade and Blueberry Hill - just some of the hits which have provided inspiration for poets and writers through the decades

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Would you like to be in the audience for our special Christmas programme on Tuesday the 20th of December at 6.30pm? The Army No. 1 Band will be joined by soprano Mairead Buicke and members of the New Dublin Voices Choir for some lovely seasonal music.  To apply for tickets to this recording just email by Monday 19th December with your full name, address and number of tickets required to arena@rte.ie 

Arena Thursday November 14th 2013

Arena Thursday November 14th 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show, presented by Evelyn O'Rourke

Arts News

Arts News

Alan Corr of RTE Ten with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News.

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War Horse - Michael Morpurgo

War Horse - Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo, Author of War Horse which comes to Dublin's Bord Gais Energy Theatre in March 2014 - www.bordgaisenergytheatre.ie.

Theatre Review - Brendan at the Chelsea

Theatre Review - Brendan at the Chelsea

Sophie Gorman reviews 'Brendan at the Chelsea' starring Adrian Dunbar which chronicles Brendan Behan's stay at New York's Chelsea Hotel. The play runs at Dublin's Project Arts Centre until Saturday November 16th.

Short Story Collection  - Love, loss and the lives of Women

Short Story Collection - Love, loss and the lives of Women

Sinead Gleeson reviews the short story collection 'The Story - Love, loss and the lives of Women: 100 great short stories ', Edited by Victoria Hislop, which is Published by Head of Zeus.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Sorcha Kenny and Shaun Dunne review this week's new film releases The Butler, Don Jon and The Counsellor with Evelyn O'Rourke.

Arena Thursday 14th November - Full Programme

Alan Corr with Arts and Entertainment News, Michael Morpurgo, Author of 'War Horse', a review of the play 'Brendan at the Chelsea' and the films 'The Butler', 'Don Jon' and 'The Counsellor' and a review of the short story collection 'Love, loss and the lives of Women'.

Music Played on the Show

Do You Remember

Do You Remember

Ane Brun

3:22

Dorian

Dorian

Agnes Obel

3:53

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